[Openicc] Proposed "ucmm" display profile configuration convention used by ArgyllCMS.

Alastair M. Robinson blackfive at fakenhamweb.co.uk
Mon Jun 2 10:43:43 PDT 2008


Hal V. Engel wrote:

> Again the reason that "applications want access to those printing queue 
> profiles" is because the current printing tools chain does not correctly
 > support color management and the applications are doing this work on 
> behalf. Long term this should become a non-issue.

There's one special case to this - proofing.  The application will 
always need access to the printer's profile in order to render a 
soft-proof, unless the printing subsystem itself grows an ability to 
render a soft-proof on the application's behalf.

All the best,
Alastair M. Robinson

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